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The Brantford Expositor
Exploring East WardThe streets of East Ward have many stories to tell. For instance, in 1920, Nor
Exploring East Ward
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 15 hours ago
The streets of East Ward have many stories to tell. For instance, in 1920, Northumberland Street was named East Avenue because the residents complained that the name was too long to write. Canning Street, named for British Prime Minister George... Read more
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The Comet
How long? Future of padlocked Stevenage play area still unclearBray Drive is believed to be the responsibility of a developer when it built ho
How long? Future of padlocked Stevenage play area still unclear
The Comet / Posted 21 hours ago
Bray Drive is believed to be the responsibility of a developer when it built homes in Great Ashby as far back as 2003. The playground in Bray Drive was created as part of the housing development in the Great Ashby area dating back as far as 2003,... Read more
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The Comet
How long? Future of Stevenage play area that’s never opened still unclearBray Drive is believed to be the responsibility of a developer when it built ho
How long? Future of Stevenage play area that’s never opened still unclear
The Comet / Posted yesterday
Bray Drive is believed to be the responsibility of a developer when it built homes in Great Ashby as far back as 2003. The playground in Bray Drive was created as part of the housing development in the Great Ashby area dating back as far as 2003,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Serial Flip-Flopper Tsvangirai At It AgainMDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has hinted that his party might participate in t
Serial Flip-Flopper Tsvangirai At It Again
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has hinted that his party might participate in the forthcoming by-election to fill Gweru's Ward 8 council seat left vacant after the death of Councillor Artwell Mutyorauta. Although it is not yet clear whether the... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
South Street Arts Centre get its new lookbuilding. She is pleased about the improved parking with 50 parking spaces beca
South Street Arts Centre get its new look
Reading Evening Post / Posted 2 days ago
building. She is pleased about the improved parking with 50 parking spaces because of the pressure on parking in Redlands ward. The plan was approred This is a plan from DBFP Limited to build a new medical centre with an on-site pharmacy in... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
ODOT seeks local funding for Route 18 widening project — The Medina County GazetteMedina is committing $250,00 toward the proposed state Route 18 corridor improv
ODOT seeks local funding for Route 18 widening project — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Medina is committing $250,00 toward the proposed state Route 18 corridor improvement project. The Ohio Department of Transportation is preparing a grant application to submit to the Transportation Review and Advisory Council to seek funds for the... Read more
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Salon.com
Cleveland agrees to pay $6 million to family of Tamir Rice, child who was shot dead by copsby police officer Timothy Loehmann who responded to an inaccurate 911 call of a
Cleveland agrees to pay $6 million to family of Tamir Rice, child who was shot dead by cops
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
by police officer Timothy Loehmann who responded to an inaccurate 911 call of a man waving a gun in the vicinity of a playground. The dispatcher failed to communicate to the responding officers that the caller reported seeing a youth with a... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Ward 8 Community Action Network meets MondaySpecial to The Star Join your neighbours and the Ward 8 Community Action Netwo
Ward 8 Community Action Network meets Monday
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
Special to The Star Join your neighbours and the Ward 8 Community Action Network for a spring celebration on Monday, 7 p.m. at the Twin Forks Playground building. Kids welcome. Find out about some exciting projects and events in your neighbourhood.... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Playground dream still aliveDee Latourelle still hopes the City of Greater Sudbury will fund upgrades to th
Playground dream still alive
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 days ago
Dee Latourelle still hopes the City of Greater Sudbury will fund upgrades to the Ryan Heights playground, but this time, she's taking matters into her own hands, as well. Latourelle, president of the Ryan Heights Neighbourhood Association, plans to... Read more
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birminghammail
Parent power saves 21 playgrounds from closure as council boss admits 'huge mistake'Parent power has forced council chiefs to scrap plans to close up to 21 childre
Parent power saves 21 playgrounds from closure as council boss admits 'huge mistake'
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
Parent power has forced council chiefs to scrap plans to close up to 21 children’s playgrounds in Birmingham. But the council’s Labour leader John Clancy has described the issuing of a list of sites at risk as a ‘huge mistake’, by his parks... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oxford bike shop surprises youngster facing leukaemia with "menacing and cool" gift from Americain Summertown with twin sister Dora, is an avid scooter fan often spotted trund
Oxford bike shop surprises youngster facing leukaemia with "menacing and cool" gift from America
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
in Summertown with twin sister Dora, is an avid scooter fan often spotted trundling around the St Barnabas Primary School playground. On arrival the "menacing and cool" new set of wheels turned out to be painted black with a skull and crossbones... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford bike shop surprises youngster facing leukaemia with "menacing and cool" gift from Americain Summertown with twin sister Dora, is an avid scooter fan often spotted trund
Oxford bike shop surprises youngster facing leukaemia with "menacing and cool" gift from America
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
in Summertown with twin sister Dora, is an avid scooter fan often spotted trundling around the St Barnabas Primary School playground. On arrival the "menacing and cool" new set of wheels turned out to be painted black with a skull and crossbones... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Mayor, council consider new gun restrictionsgun safety. Friday, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, flanked by city council members and
Mayor, council consider new gun restrictions
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
gun safety. Friday, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, flanked by city council members and the police chief stood in Bunny Friend Playground in the Ninth Ward to unveil the proposal. Gun safety ordinance graphic (Photo: WWL) In November, 17 people were... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Outrage as playground collects dustSick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playgro
Outrage as playground collects dust
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Sick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playground collects dust. SICK and injured kids are “dying of boredom” in Wagga’s Rural Referral Hospital as part of the children’s ward continues to collect dust. A kids... Read more
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The Young Witness
Outrage as playground collects dustSick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playgro
Outrage as playground collects dust
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
Sick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playground collects dust. SICK and injured kids are “dying of boredom” in Wagga’s Rural Referral Hospital as part of the children’s ward continues to collect dust. A kids... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Rebuilding Neighborhoods: Freeport leaders share progress, challenges with community initiativesnonprofit leaders and government officials identified problems and projects to
Rebuilding Neighborhoods: Freeport leaders share progress, challenges with community initiatives
The Journal-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
nonprofit leaders and government officials identified problems and projects to address them, both in Freeport’s 3rd and 5th wards and throughout the city.Some ideas were undoubtedly valuable, although the problem and any progress would be hard to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Outrage as playground collects dustSick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playgro
Outrage as playground collects dust
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Sick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playground collects dust. SICK and injured kids are “dying of boredom” in Wagga’s Rural Referral Hospital as part of the children’s ward continues to collect dust. A kids... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Outrage as playground collects dustSick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playgro
Outrage as playground collects dust
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Sick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playground collects dust. SICK and injured kids are “dying of boredom” in Wagga’s Rural Referral Hospital as part of the children’s ward continues to collect dust. A kids... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Outrage as playground collects dustSick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playgro
Outrage as playground collects dust
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Sick and injured kids are 'dying of boredom' in Wagga Hospital as a new playground collects dust. SICK and injured kids are “dying of boredom” in Wagga’s Rural Referral Hospital as part of the children’s ward continues to collect dust. A kids... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Finland’s fighting inequality with education, and winning. What’s their secret?are few. Many of her classmates come from families with similar stories of disp
Finland’s fighting inequality with education, and winning. What’s their secret?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
are few. Many of her classmates come from families with similar stories of displacement, marginality and poverty. The playground scene – with its circles of Eastern and Central European, Middle Eastern, East African, and Nordic kids, whose... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
In Vacant Baltimore Home, Gray-Inspired Groups Find New Lifehouse “flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neigh
In Vacant Baltimore Home, Gray-Inspired Groups Find New Life
CBS Baltimore / Posted 7 days ago
house “flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neighborhood so it looks like the Lower Ninth Ward,” Stevens said. “How much sense does that make? Buying a house to knock it down rather than renovate it?” Next to the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new lifehouse "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neigh
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new life
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 7 days ago
house "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neighborhood so it looks like the Lower Ninth Ward," Stevens said. "How much sense does that make? Buying a house to knock it down rather than renovate it?" Next to the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Fast track closed for Marietta City Council billsCouncilman Mike McCauley, D-2nd Ward, was on vacation, while Councilwoman Kathy
Fast track closed for Marietta City Council bills
The Marietta Times / Posted 7 days ago
Councilman Mike McCauley, D-2nd Ward, was on vacation, while Councilwoman Kathy Downer, D-at large, was out sick, according to council clerk Nancy Johnson. The five remaining members voted to excuse McCauley and Downer at the outset of the... Read more
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Bolton News
Plans for 56 homes on former Harwood school siteroofs and white framed windows — will be designed to complement the area. Cllr
Plans for 56 homes on former Harwood school site
Bolton News / Posted 7 days ago
roofs and white framed windows — will be designed to complement the area. Cllr Mudasir Dean, who represents the Bradshaw ward in which the site is based and is also a member of the planning committee, said he is pleased to see the pond and... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new lifehouse "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neigh
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new life
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
house "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neighborhood so it looks like the Lower Ninth Ward," Stevens said. "How much sense does that make? Buying a house to knock it down rather than renovate it?" Next to the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new lifehouse "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neigh
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new life
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
house "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neighborhood so it looks like the Lower Ninth Ward," Stevens said. "How much sense does that make? Buying a house to knock it down rather than renovate it?" Next to the... Read more
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Salon.com
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new lifehouse “flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neigh
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new life
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
house “flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neighborhood so it looks like the Lower Ninth Ward,” Stevens said. “How much sense does that make? Buying a house to knock it down rather than renovate it?” Next to the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new lifehouse "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neigh
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new life
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
house "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neighborhood so it looks like the Lower Ninth Ward," Stevens said. "How much sense does that make? Buying a house to knock it down rather than renovate it?" Next to the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new lifehouse "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neigh
In vacant Baltimore home, Gray-inspired groups find new life
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
house "flies in the face of what Hogan wants to do: He wants to raze this neighborhood so it looks like the Lower Ninth Ward," Stevens said. "How much sense does that make? Buying a house to knock it down rather than renovate it?" Next to the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Fast track closed for city council billsCouncilman Mike McCauley, D-2nd Ward, was on vacation, while Councilwoman Kathy
Fast track closed for city council bills
The Marietta Times / Posted 8 days ago
Councilman Mike McCauley, D-2nd Ward, was on vacation, while Councilwoman Kathy Downer, D-at large, was out sick, according to council clerk Nancy Johnson. The five remaining members voted to excuse McCauley and Downer at the outset of the... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Maintenance worker hit by stray bullet dies of injuriesauthorities say. Brian Mortenson was working on a fence that separates the Mag
Maintenance worker hit by stray bullet dies of injuries
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
authorities say. Brian Mortenson was working on a fence that separates the Magnolia Court condos and a day care center playground when he was shot in the shoulder on March 18, Orange County deputies said. Investigators said Jakell Juan Ward,... Read more
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The Advocate
Two of three suspects in Lower 9th Ward triple shooting arrestedOrleans. They allege he wielded an assault rifle as he and two other men took p
Two of three suspects in Lower 9th Ward triple shooting arrested
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Orleans. They allege he wielded an assault rifle as he and two other men took part in gunfire that littered the Lower 9th Ward’s streets with 59 shell casings and wounded three people. Authorities have taken Smith, 36, and Janard Walton, 33, into... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Plan to stop park being used ‘like a pub’needed.Crowds enjoying last year’s Newtown Festival in Camperdown Memorial Rest
Plan to stop park being used ‘like a pub’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
needed.Crowds enjoying last year’s Newtown Festival in Camperdown Memorial Rest Park. The park falls into Cr Haylen’s Wali ward. “Parks are at a premium in the inner west and the way we share those spaces is a really important discussion — and I... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'Hopefully someone will come forward'- police hunting driver after boy, 8, left with fractured skull in Burnleytheir conscience’ and hand themselves in. Neighbours said Isa Saleem was cross
'Hopefully someone will come forward'- police hunting driver after boy, 8, left with fractured skull in Burnley
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
their conscience’ and hand themselves in. Neighbours said Isa Saleem was crossing Hebrew Road in Burnley to a nearby playground on Grey Street when he was struck by a silver car. Yesterday his family were said to be keeping a bedside vigil... Read more
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The Young Witness
Needlestick injury at childcare centreA child has been injured by a discarded syringe in the playground of one of You
Needlestick injury at childcare centre
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
A child has been injured by a discarded syringe in the playground of one of Young’s centres, horrifying parents and staff. A child has been injured by a discarded syringe in the playground of one of Young’s centres, horrifying parents and... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Splash pad project kicks off with groundbreakingthe plans at Washington Park are the creation of a sprayground/splash pad, reno
Splash pad project kicks off with groundbreaking
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
the plans at Washington Park are the creation of a sprayground/splash pad, renovations to the existing bathhouse, new playground equipment, a covered pavilion and picnic areas, new basketball court, walking trails, a historical marker and... Read more
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examiner.com
12 things you need for your spring ski tripBase Layer ($19.99 to $24.99). These non-bulky, high-performance under garments
12 things you need for your spring ski trip
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
Base Layer ($19.99 to $24.99). These non-bulky, high-performance under garments keep warm air close to the body to ward off chill, and because they are so thin they can be worn under sweaters or heavier fleece so you can strip down as... Read more
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Poinsett County Democrat Tribune
Trumann City Council has busy meetingsaid. Vickers also told the group that the walking trail grant was denied, but
Trumann City Council has busy meeting
Poinsett County Democrat Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
said. Vickers also told the group that the walking trail grant was denied, but now they will resubmit for a grant for playground equipment for the park and will include the trial in that grant. He said most times these grants have been... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
$100,000 for parkThe park, more commonly known at Little Hedges, is in the city's First Ward beh
$100,000 for park
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
The park, more commonly known at Little Hedges, is in the city's First Ward behind Calvert High School, off Schonhardt Street along Rock Creek. Montz said the city began trying to get funding for the park three years ago, when Councilman Jim Roberts... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
The Name-Dropper: Allison Park in Palisades Interstate Parklarger Palisades Interstate Park. Allison was born in 1849 in what is now Edge
The Name-Dropper: Allison Park in Palisades Interstate Park
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
larger Palisades Interstate Park. Allison was born in 1849 in what is now Edgewater and grew up using the Palisades as a playground. A nearby childless couple – William Buck Dana, founder of the first weekly newspaper devoted to business and... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Hell After ISISoppressive as the entity they’re fighting. When the Sabars first heard about i
The Hell After ISIS
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
oppressive as the entity they’re fighting. When the Sabars first heard about isis, though, the war had seemed straightforward—it was impossible to imagine that anything could compare to the horror inflicted by the Islamic State. Abu Ammar used a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Unique benches for Buffalo’s Old First Wardbenches crafted from driftwood, one from rail spikes and another made from oars
Unique benches for Buffalo’s Old First Ward
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
benches crafted from driftwood, one from rail spikes and another made from oars will be installed throughout the Old First Ward this summer. They were designed and built by architecture students from the University at Buffalo who incorporated the... Read more
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MLive.com
Citizens Research Council marks 100 years of putting government under its microscopeadopted in 1918 was full of bureau recommendations, including "reducing the Com
Citizens Research Council marks 100 years of putting government under its microscope
MLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
adopted in 1918 was full of bureau recommendations, including "reducing the Common Council from 42 members elected by ward to nine elected at large; the initiative, referendum and recall; establishment of the Detroit Institute of Arts; modern... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
South Lorain grapples with vacant houses, tire dumpsSt., left, shown Thursday, April 7, in Lorain. LORAIN — Councilman Angel Arroy
South Lorain grapples with vacant houses, tire dumps
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 19 days ago
St., left, shown Thursday, April 7, in Lorain. LORAIN — Councilman Angel Arroyo is on a mission to clean up the city’s 6th Ward on the south side of Lorain. And he’s asking for residents’ help. “South Lorain is a community and we need to be able... Read more
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FOX News
Extended breast-feeding: How old is too old?extended breast-feeding can also help moms reduce their risk for breast and ova
Extended breast-feeding: How old is too old?
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
extended breast-feeding can also help moms reduce their risk for breast and ovarian cancers, heart disease and possibly ward off osteoporosis. “The more total months of breast-feeding that a mother does throughout her lifetime, the greater the... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Angry Methwold residents ponder legal challenge after homes bid approvedadding: “You could live on this site and you wouldn’t even need a bicycle.” An
Angry Methwold residents ponder legal challenge after homes bid approved
Bury Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
adding: “You could live on this site and you wouldn’t even need a bicycle.” And Avril Wright said the positioning of a playground in the area, which officials said was allowed under permitted development rules “made a mockery” of the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Ansonia bonding plan on hold againthe status of the 2013 bonding projects. “We need to have a game plan,” he sai
Ansonia bonding plan on hold again
Darien News-Review / Posted 22 days ago
the status of the 2013 bonding projects. “We need to have a game plan,” he said. In the end, David Blackwell Jr., a 7th Ward Republican alderman, urged the board to table the matter, discuss it further and place it on the November ballot. He... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Ansonia bonding plan on hold againthe status of the 2013 bonding projects. “We need to have a game plan,” he sai
Ansonia bonding plan on hold again
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 22 days ago
the status of the 2013 bonding projects. “We need to have a game plan,” he said. In the end, David Blackwell Jr., a 7th Ward Republican alderman, urged the board to table the matter, discuss it further and place it on the November ballot. He... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ansonia bonding plan on hold againthe status of the 2013 bonding projects. “We need to have a game plan,” he sai
Ansonia bonding plan on hold again
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
the status of the 2013 bonding projects. “We need to have a game plan,” he said. In the end, David Blackwell Jr., a 7th Ward Republican alderman, urged the board to table the matter, discuss it further and place it on the November ballot. He... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. Ward 6 residents see issues with proposed homeless shelter siteCount Ward 6 as one more slice of the city not thrilled by Mayor Muriel Bowser’
D.C. Ward 6 residents see issues with proposed homeless shelter site
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
Count Ward 6 as one more slice of the city not thrilled by Mayor Muriel Bowser’s plan to open a homeless shelter to take in some of the residents now housed at the old D.C. General Hospital. Residents here worry that the site of a proposed shelter... Read more
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